Tag Archive for: Executive Director

Joe Sumner


Martinsville, VA –In October of 2022, the Board of Directors of The New College Institute (NCI), a state governmental agency of higher learning located in Martinsville, Virginia, announced the beginning of an Executive Director search to identify the next leader of the Institute. After an extensive search process led by members of the NCI Board, New College is now pleased to announce that Joe E. Sumner, current Associate Vice-President for Economic Development of Wiregrass Georgia Technical College, in Valdosta Georgia, has been selected as the new NCI Executive Director, beginning February 28, 2023. Read more

Christina Reed

Profile: Christina Reed, newly named interim director of New College Institution, looking forward to ‘the vision or next step for NCI.”

We are excited to have Christina Reed at the helm.  Please read the latest Martinsville Bulletin article.


Karen Jackson

New College Institute Reflects on Karen Jackson’s Accomplishments

New College Institute Reflects on Karen Jackson’s Accomplishments Search Begins for New Executive Director Martinsville, VA (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — New College Institute (NCI) expressed a heartfelt goodbye to Interim Executive […]